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Handbook of the Protists (Hardcover)
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Published in a modern, user-friendlyformat this fully revised and updated edition of The Handbook of Protoctista(1990) is the resource for those interested in the biology,diversity and evolution of eukaryotic microorganisms and their descendants,exclusive of animals, plants and fungi. With chapters written by leadingresearchers in the field, the content reflects the present state of knowledgeof the cell and genome biology, evolutionary relationships andecological/medical/economic importance each major group of protists, organizedaccording to current protist systematics as informed by molecular phylogeneticsand genomics.